Athlacca (County Limerick)

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Athlacca is part of the Roman Catholic parish of Manister. Please post your genealogy/local history enquiries on the Manister parish message board by following the link provided HERE.

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Athlacca general information:

Athlacca or Athlacka is a small village in the Barony of Coshma and Diocese and County of Limerick. It is situated 26 km south of Limerick City, on the Morningstar river. In the 17th century the parishes of Dromin and Athlacca amalgamated and became one, now the parish goes by the name Dromin/Athlacca.The parish extends from Rathcannon in the south to Crean in the north Athlacca is in a rural area where farming, although in steep decline, still being the biggest employer. Some of the richest land in Ireland can be found in the parish.

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Bridget Irwin 1846
Athlacca (Limerick) +others DOB: 1st January 1846
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